Police put up a barricade in front of Mickey’s Diner during a protest at the Republican National Convention in September of 2008. Photograph taken for MinnPost by Terry Gydesen.
Crowds at the Midway, Minnesota State Fair, 1963.
The second Mikro Kodesh Synagogue, 1004 Oliver Avenue North, Minneapolis, 1937. Photographer: Minneapolis Star Journal Tribune.
The first Mikro Kodesh Synagogue, 720 Oak Lake Avenue, Minneapolis, c.1910.
Monument to millers killed in the Washburn A Mill explosion in 1878, Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis.
Miners and a car in the pit, Soudan Mine, 1890.
Miners at Troy Mine outside the town of Eveleth on the Mesabi Iron Range, c.1905.
Miniature birchbark makak (Ojibwe storage basket) decorated in floral motifs employing colored cord and yarn. The makak is filled with maple sugar.
A miniature train ride for children at Wonderland, c. 1906.
The boom town of Merritt (not named by the Merritts) that sprang up near the Biwabik Mine, 1892.
Made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008. Administered by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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